Category: Emergency department

27th January 2015 – The Great Airedale Bake Off

Posted on 01/27/15 by AireAdmin

Come and join master baker, Mike Armstrong, at his live bake off master class and help to raise money for Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department Appeal. Local baker, Mike, will be giving a live baking demonstration plus offering a chance to taste his award winning breads at the event on Mother’s Day – Sunday 15 March […]

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22nd December 2014 – Donation of £500 made to Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department

Posted on 12/23/14 by AireAdmin

Two members of a local support group, Breathe Easy Aire Valley, have been busy fundraising for Airedale Hospital’s emergency department. Wendy Harris and Pauline Wood have been sewing items to sell online and through friends and family for the past 12 months to raise money for a variety of charities to help with respiratory illness, […]

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2nd December 2014 – Airedale Hospital patients declare satisfaction in A&E survey

Posted on 12/03/14 by AireAdmin

The findings from the national accident and emergency (A&E) survey for 2014, for Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, have been published by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) today (2 December). The independent survey asked the views of patients, aged 16 years and over, who went to Airedale Hospital’s A&E department during March 2014.  Patients were asked […]

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24th November 2014 – Preview of Airedale Hospital’s new Emergency Department

Posted on 12/03/14 by AireAdmin

A preview of Airedale Hospital’s new £6m Emergency Department has been planned for Monday 1 December to give guests the chance to see its state-of-the-art facilities before it opens for business that week. The event has been planned to thank the many businesses, community groups, patients and their families who have taken on the challenge […]

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21st November 2014 – Gala Committee donates £1,000 to local hospital

Posted on 11/21/14 by AireAdmin

Money raised at a local gala has been donated to Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department Appeal. The East Morton gala committee presented the cheque of £1,000 to Dr Meg Crossley, consultant in emergency medicine at the hospital, to enhance the facilities for children in the new department. The annual event is organised by a group of […]

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3rd October 2014 – Fundraising ball a success

Posted on 10/06/14 by AireAdmin

A Great Gastby themed ball has helped to raise £8,000 towards Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department Appeal. The event, which was held at the Rendezvous Hotel, Skipton, in September, included a charity auction and grand prize draw and as attended by almost 200 people. Jodie Hearnshaw, HR communications co-ordinator at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, who helped […]

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2nd October 2014 – Donation will help patients with dementia

Posted on 10/06/14 by AireAdmin

A local rotary club has donated £3000 to Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department Appeal. New President of the Rotary Club of Keighley, Janet Pickles, was so keen for the group to support the appeal, and their local hospital, that she also donated an additional £2,000 from her own company, RA Medical Services. The group presented their […]

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19th September 2014 – Nursery children choose emergency department wall images

Posted on 09/19/14 by AireAdmin

Children from the on-site day nursery at Airedale Hospital helped Emergency Department consultants pick out their favourite image for the distraction walls in their new department. The children told staff what they liked and disliked about each picture. The top four scene – a farm, a pirate underwater, a rainforest and a monster hospital – […]

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12th September 2014 – Equipment donation to new Emergency Department

Posted on 09/12/14 by AireAdmin

A Keighley company is donating equipment for patients to improve their comfort when being assessed or treated in Airedale Hospital’s new Emergency Department. RA Medical Services has offered to support the hospital’s Emergency Department Appeal by offering inhalation sedation equipment to the new unit, free of charge. Dr Richard Keeble, consultant in emergency medicine and […]

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1st August 2014 – Test out new interactive floor planned for Airedale Hospital’s Emergency Department

Posted on 08/07/14 by AireAdmin

Have fun, improve your agility and even learn something by testing out a new ‘interactive floor’ planned for Airedale Hospital’s emergency department – one of the attractions at the Trust’s family open day. The floor is designed to reduce stress with its sound system and visual effects that create a feeling of actually being involved […]

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